Support & Funding
As a non-profit organization, 501 (c) 3 we depend on our major funders, individual donors, grants and product sales.
See the Change USA recognizes there aren’t enough scientists and engineers to sustain demands of industries and the demand of innovation that our country needs.
We are committed to raising the United States Science & Engineering talents by starting from middle school and rapidly improving the students’ level of advancement in science and mathematics to out-perform global competition.
One Student Today, One Nation Tomorrow!
Without our funders, who we view as our business partners, this organization would not be possible. We humbly and graciously thank:
Our approach is to provide the most innovative solutions to the complexities of the built environment. We deliver total project solutions through an integrated service approach; services developed by a specialized team of construction, design integration, sustainable and skilled trade professionals. This innovative project approach ensures success; not compromise, in achieving your cost, schedule, and built quality goals.
dpiX is the world’s leading source for high-resolution amorphous silicon (a-Si) sensor arrays. Our a-Si technology provides the foundation for some of today’s most innovative solutions in medical, industrial, military and security X-ray imaging. dpiX is a global leader in a-Si technology, focusing on top quality research, engineering, development, and manufacturing. dpiX products, a-Si image sensorarrays for X-ray imaging and detection, are used by medical equipment companies world-wide.
Ed and Mary Osborne
Colorado Springs residents Ed and Mary Osborne are special people who are dedicated and committed to the future of education. They have contributed their time, resources, and ideas to the Pikes Peak region shortly after they arrived in Colorado Springs in 1969. Ed Osborne had been a decorated Air Force fighter pilot who taught engineering at the Air Force Academy and was a successful executive. Mary Osborne had a pioneering career in the accounting field, retiring as senior partner at Osborne, Parsons, and Rosacker.
Each has received prestigious honors and has served on boards for nonprofits. Together, they received the Outstanding Individual Donor award from Partners in Philanthropy for lifetime generosity throughout the Pikes Peak Region in 2002.
The experts in medical storage, delivery, & security solutions. The Harloff Company (previously Harloff Manufacturing Company) has been in continuous existence since 1951 and under the present ownership since 1986.
After School University provides tutoring in Mathematics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Programming, and English. Students are thoroughly tested for knowledge gaps and receive immediate help with their school subject to build confidence. Material is taught from where the students’ gaps begin, boosting self-confidence and accelerating understanding and retention.
Our goal is to make your child a motivated and self-organized student. Strong study skills are crucial to future success. Our instructor team, composed of current students and graduates of acclaimed universities, possesses strong study skills and knows how to share them with your child. Our unique instruction method ensures the application of these skills every day.
The Air Force Association (AFA) is a non-profit, independent, professional military and aerospace education association promoting public understanding of aerospace power and the pivotal role it plays in the security of the nation. AFA publishes Air Force Magazine, conducts national symposia and disseminates information through outreach programs. It sponsors professional development seminars and recognizes excellence in the education and aerospace fields through national awards programs. AFA presents scholarships and grants to Air Force active duty, Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve members and their dependents; and awards educator grants to promote science and math education at the elementary and secondary school level.
AFCEAs Rocky Mountain Chapter
AFCEA International, established in 1946, is a non-profit membership association serving the military, government, industry, and academia as an ethical forum for advancing professional knowledge and relationships in the fields of communications, IT, intelligence, and global security.
The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) is America’s leading Defense Industry association promoting national security. NDIA is proud to provide a legal and ethical forum for the exchange of information between Industry and Government on National Security issues. Our members foster the development of the most innovative and superior equipment, training and support for our warfighters and first responders through our divisions, local chapters, affiliated associations and events.
As the only trade association in Colorado focused on manufacturing, CAMA aims to make manufacturing vogue all over the state. CAMA is working to foster a strong and expanding manufacturing base here in Colorado for today and tomorrow. CAMA is connecting young people to the promising career paths offered by manufacturing and ensuring a workforce pipeline to meet the needs of growing manufacturers.
Since 1917, the name “Olson Plumbing & Heating Co.” has been synonymous with quality and dependable workmanship. Our plumbing, heating, sewer, and air conditioning technicians are always available 24 Hours to serve your home or office comfort needs! Whether you need a new air conditioning system for your home, an emergency plumbing repair, a new home heating system, or a complete HVAC system for a new commercial property, we’re ready to see any job through to your exact needs and specifications.
People do business with people they trust and enjoy working with. Our clients come to us because they trust we can help them solve metal manufacturing problems. To earn their respect we know we must be innovative, honest, and experts at what we do. Along the way we have a great time and produce great products.
Clients have relied on Qualtek for over 50 years to consult on unique, complex applications or production requirements. Together we find solutions to your toughest problems.
As the 10th largest privately held, employee-owned insurance broker in the U.S., IMA is a powerhouse in the central U.S. Our values respect our Midwestern roots, yet we have clients in all 50 states and around the world. We can do business anywhere from our offices in Dallas, Denver, Kansas City, Topeka and Wichita.
Preserving our founder’s intent and values
We are committed to honoring the direction Bill Daniels established for the Daniels Fund. Our grants and scholarship programs adhere to the geographic locations, funding areas, and charitable giving allocations that Bill defined, which will never change.
We strive to reflect Bill’s ethics and values — compassion for others, entrepreneurial spirit, and commitment to excellence — every day in our responsibilities as caretakers of our founder’s legacy.
The Edson Foundation was formed by Al Edson, who overcame many challenges growing up and became a successful business person and contributing member of his community. The Edson Foundation carries on the legacy left by Al in support of youth in the Pikes Peak region.
The Edson Foundation supports youth through grants to nonprofits that provide educational support, mentoring, and character development. Ultimately, The Edson Foundation envisions a world where nonprofits have the support they need to serve youth.